Wetumpka Teenager Killed in Lowndes County Wreck

A Wetumpka teenager has been killed in a two-car wreck in Lowndes County.

State Troopers say a 16-year-old was riding in a car driven by 50-year-old Cassandra Hill of Wetumpka. Investigators say she tried to cross U.S. Highway 80 about 13 miles north of Hayneville, but collided with an SUV driven by 48-year-old Deborah Brown of Selma.

The teenager was taken to the hospital, but was pronounced dead. The teenager’s name hasn’t been released.

The wreck happened just before 9 p.m. Saturday night.

State troopers continue to investigate.

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